September 11, 2021

Incident at MONTRÉAL INTL (MIRABEL) QC (CYMX)

A Morningstar Air Express Boeing 757-2B7 (C-FMFG/MAL7054) from Grand Moncton/Roméo LeBlanc, NB (CYQM) to Montréal/Mirabel, QC (CYMX) departing from CYQM reported a bird strike at 3 NM on final for Runway 24. The pilot reported that it was a small bird and that there was no apparent damage. No impact on air traffic controller (ATC) operations.

August 25, 2021

Incident at SEPT-ÎLES QC (CYZV) (FOD (foreign object debris), Aerodrome, runway or taxiway shutdown)

A Provincial Airlines de Havilland DHC-8-411 (C-GVPA/PVL1901) from Sept-Îles, QC (CYZV) to Mont-Joli, QC (CYYY) aborted its takeoff and reported a bird strike upon departure from Runway 09. After a runway inspection, a bird carcass was found. Impact: PVL1901 returned to the terminal and the runway was closed for 5 minutes. Departure was delayed for a privately registered Cessna A185F from Sept-Îles, QC (CYZV) to Sept-Îles, QC (CYZV) and arrival was delayed for a Max Aviation Beech B100 (C-GPJL/MAX140) from Moncton/Romeo LeBlanc, NB (CYQM) to Sept-Îles, QC (CYZV).

August 2, 2021

Incident at 25NM W NATASHQUAN QC (CYNA) (Weather balloon, meteor, rocket, CIRVIS/UFO)

A Royal Canadian Mounted Police Pilatus PC-12 (SST011) from Moncton, NB (CYQM) to Goose Bay, NL (CYYR) reported a weather balloon at 27,000 ft, 25NM west of Natashquan, QC (CYNA). No impact on operations.

June 10, 2021

Incident at 15NM W BEAUCE (ST-GEORGES) QC VOR/DME (VLV)

A Jazz Bombardier CL-600-2B19 (JZA8901) from Moncton/Romeo LeBlanc, NB (CYQM) to Montreal/Pierre Elliott Trudeau, QC (CYUL) declared a medical emergency for a passenger and requested a diversion to Quebec/Jean Lesage, QC (CYQB).

June 8, 2021

Incident at QUÉBEC / JEAN LESAGE INTL QC (CYQB)

A Chrono Aviation Beech 1900D (C-FKNO/NDL901) from Quebec/Jean Lesage, QC (CYQB) to Moncton/Romeo Leblanc, NB (CYQM) rejected its take-off for an unknown reason and left the runway without issue. No impact on operations.

May 11, 2021

Incident at 3.4NM E MONTRÉAL INTL (MIRABEL) QC (CYMX)

After receiving and correctly re-reading the standard instrument departure (SID) for Runway 06, at 1400 feet, a Cargojet Airways Boeing 767-224 (C-FHCJ/CJT626) from Montreal/Mirabel, QC (CYMX) to Moncton/Romeo LeBlanc, NB (CYQM) was observed in a right turn when the SID recommended a climb along the runway centreline to 4000 feet. Impact: the noise abatement procedures in force were contravened. No other impact to operations.

March 28, 2021

Incident at MONTRÉAL / PIERRE ELLIOTT TRUDEAU INTL QC (CYUL)

A Jazz Bombardier CL-600-2B19 (C-FIJA) from Montreal/Pierre Elliott Trudeau, QC (CYUL) to Moncton/Romeo LeBlanc, NB (CYQM) activated its emergency locator transmitter (ELT) by mistake from 2218Z to 2245Z. The Joint Rescue Coordination Centre (JRCC) Trenton was advised.

October 9, 2021

Incident at TORONTO / LESTER B. PEARSON INTL ON (CYYZ)

A drone was spotted by the Greater Toronto Airport Authority (GTAA), the Toronto/Lester B. Pearson, ON (CYYZ) tower, and a WestJet Encore de Havilland DHC-8-402 (WEN3440) from Toronto/Lester B. Pearson, ON (CYYZ) to Moncton/Romeo Leblanc, NB (CYQM) at the threshold of Runway 23. Peel police reported the area to be clear by 2246Z. No aircraft were impacted.

September 23, 2021

Incident at SANIN intersection

A Jazz Bombardier CL-600-2D24 (JZA8946) from Toronto/Lester B. Pearson, ON (CYYZ) to Moncton/Romeo Leblanc, NB (CYQM) departed on the standard instrument departure (SID) DEDKI4, but advised it did not have the SANIN waypoint on the flight plan. Air traffic control (ATC) cleared the aircraft direct to OLABA. No impact to operations.

January 23, 2021

Incident at 244NM NE TORONTO / LESTER B. PEARSON INTL ON (CYYZ)

TSB Report #A21O0003: C-GJZS, a Bombardier CL-600-2D24 (Series 900) operated by Jazz, was conducting flight JZA8918 from Toronto/Lester B. Pearson, ON (CYYZ) to Moncton/Romeo LeBlanc, NB (CYQM) with 4 crew members and 16 passengers onboard. Shortly after takeoff, the flight crew noticed a small engine number 1 fan vibration of 1.4 Mils, which is still within acceptable limits. As the aircraft continued climbing, the vibration slowly increased until the aircraft levelled off at FL390, where the vibration reached the yellow arc, with an indication from 3.7 to a maximum of 4.0 Mils. The crew actioned the QRH and conducted the applicable trouble shooting. The captain requested a lower altitude from ATC to reduce power and attempt to stabilize the vibration. As the indication was still around 3.3 Mils, the crew declared a "PAN PAN", turned back towards CYYZ and shut down the number 1 engine, as directed by the QRH. The aircraft landed safely in CYYZ, where emergency vehicles were standing by. Engine number 2 fan vibration remained steady, around .04 and 0.5 Mils. Company maintenance conducted an inspection, with no defects found. The number one fan blade retaining pins were replaced, and the engine tested. Results were within acceptable limits.

May 28, 2021

Incident at In the vicinity of: ST. LEONARD NB (CYSL)

Aviation Incident Report: A Voyageur Airways Beech B200 (VAL791) from Edmunston, NB (CYES) to Moncton/Romeo LeBlanc, NB (CYQM) was illuminated by a blue laser from the 10 oclock position while northwest bound at 4100 feet in the vicinity of St. Leonard, NB (CYSL). No injuries reported. Van Buren, ME Police notified by telephone.

October 20, 2021

Incident at CHARLOTTETOWN AIRPORT

The initial call from a Moncton Flight College Piper PA-44-180 (C-GMFC) from Moncton/Romeo LeBlanc, NB (CYQM) to Moncton/Romeo LeBlanc, NB (CYQM), inbound and IFR, was at UKOBO, the initial approach fix for the instrument landing system (ILS) approach for Runway 03.

Incident at GREATER MONCTON ROMEO LEBLANC INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT (Communication navigation surveillance/air traffic system)

Although a Moncton Flight College Diamond DA 20-C1 (C-FFQT) from Moncton/Romeo LeBlanc, NB (CYQM) to Moncton/Romeo LeBlanc, NB (CYQM) received instructions to contact ground control, the aircraft was observed to have passed the hold short line. No impact on operations.
UPDATE: AOR-279161-V2: The controller missed an incorrect readback of the clearance.

October 5, 2021

Incident at GREATER MONCTON ROMEO LEBLANC INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT

A Moncton Flight College Diamond DA 20-C1 (C-FMZZ) inbound to Moncton/Romeo LeBlanc, NB (CYQM) from the training area, landed on Runway 29 with visibility reported in an aerodrome special meteorological report (SPECI) as 5/8 statute mile (SM). No operational impact.

September 28, 2021

Incident at GREATER MONCTON ROMEO LEBLANC INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT

A Moncton Flight College Diamond DA 20-C1 (C-FEGL) from Greater Moncton/Romeo LeBlanc, NB (CYQM) to Greater Moncton/Romeo LeBlanc, NB (CYQM) aborted take-off Runway 29 due to a tail strike and taxied back to the ramp without further incident. No impact on operations.

October 1, 2021

Incident at GREATER MONCTON ROMEO LEBLANC INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT

A Government of Canada, Department of Transport de Havilland DHC-8-102 (C-GCFJ/TGO950) from Greater Moncton/Romeo LeBlanc, NB (CYQM) to Greater Moncton/Romeo LeBlanc, NB (CYQM) rejected takeoff. No assistance was required. The aircraft returned to the hangar.

September 21, 2021

Incident at GREATER MONCTON ROMEO LEBLANC INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT (Bird presence)

A Moncton Flight College Beech C90A (C-GDFF) from Greater Moncton/Romeo Leblanc Intl, NB (CYQM) to Fredericton Intl, NB (CYFC) rejected takeoff due to bird activity.

October 3, 2021

Incident at 16NM GREATER MONCTON ROMEO LEBLANC INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT (CYQM)

A WestJet Encore Bombardier DHC-8-402 (C-GWJK/WEN3456) from Toronto/Lester B. Pearson, ON (CYYZ) to Moncton/Romeo Leblanc, NB (CYQM) reported a traffic alert and collision avoidance system (TCAS) resolution advisory (RA) regarding a VFR aircraft, a Moncton Flight College Diamond DA 20-C1 (C-GMFE) from Moncton/Romeo Leblanc, NB (CYQM) to Moncton/Romeo Leblanc, NB (CYQM), in close proximity. WEN3456 had traffic visual. No operational impact. Duty manager advised.

September 23, 2021

Incident at GREATER MONCTON ROMEO LEBLANC INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT

A Moncton Flight College Cessna 172M (C-GPBP) from Greater Moncton/Romeo Leblanc Intl, NB (CYQM) to Greater Moncton/Romeo Leblanc Intl, NB (CYQM) rejected takeoff. The aircraft exited the runway and taxied back to Moncton Flight College.

Incident at GREATER MONCTON ROMEO LEBLANC INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT

A Jazz Embraer ERJ 170-200 SU (JZA8903) from Greater Moncton/Romeo Leblanc Intl, NB (CYQM) to Montreal/Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl, QC (CYUL) reported a bird strike during departure.

September 22, 2021

Incident at GREATER MONCTON ROMEO LEBLANC INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT

A Jazz Embraer ERJ 170-200SU (JZA8901) from Greater Moncton/Romeo Leblanc Intl, NB (CYQM) to Montreal/Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl, QC (CYUL) reported a medical emergency while taxiing for departure. The aircraft returned to the gate.

Incident at HALIFAX / STANFIELD INTL NS (CYHZ)

A Provincial Airlines de Havilland DHC-8-311 (C-GHRJ/PVL3057) from Halifax/Stanfield Intl, NS (CYHZ) to Greater Moncton/Romeo Leblanc Intl, NB (CYQM) advised after departure they were returning to CYHZ. No reason given, no assistance required. No impact.

September 20, 2021

Incident at 50NM WABUSH NL (CYWK)

A Government of Canada, Department of Transport Cessna 550 (C-FKLB/TGO857) from Grand Moncton/Roméo LeBlanc, NB (CYQM) to Wabush, NL (CYWK) indicated being given a direct KATPA route from the previous control centre. This route sent TGO857 through an active blasting area at CYWK (Aurora). The route was changed. No impact.

September 17, 2021

Incident at GREATER MONCTON ROMEO LEBLANC INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT

A Moncton Flight College Diamond DA 20-C1 (C-FSXA) from Greater Moncton/Romeo Leblanc Intl, NB (CYQM) to Greater Moncton/Romeo Leblanc Intl, NB (CYQM) lost communication on short final. No impact on operations.

September 16, 2021

Incident at GREATER MONCTON ROMEO LEBLANC INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT (FOD (foreign object debris))

A Jazz Bombardier CL-600-2D24 (C-FTJZ/JZA8944) from Toronto/Lester B. Pearson Intl, ON (CYYZ) to Greater Moncton/Romeo Leblanc Intl, NB (CYQM) reported a possible bird strike landing Runway 06. 1 dead seagull was found.

September 15, 2021

Incident at GREATER MONCTON ROMEO LEBLANC INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT (Bird presence)

A Manan Air Services Piper PA-42 (C-GKVP) from Greater Moncton/Romeo Leblanc, NB (CYQM) to Gaspe/Michel-Pouliot, QC (CYGP) rejected takeoff due to the presence of birds on the runway.

September 10, 2021

Incident at 4514N / 06524W

A Netjets Aviation Embraer EMB-505 (EJA333) from Moncton/Romeo Leblanc, NB (CYQM) to Newark, NJ (KEWR) reported pressure problems climbing through FL280 and requested immediate descent. The aircraft resolved the issue during descent to FL220 and advised continuing to destination. No emergency declared or additional assistance required. Two aircraft vectored with minor delays due to potential traffic situation. No other impact to operations. National Operations Centre (NOC) advised.

September 3, 2021

Incident at In the vicinity of: GREATER MONCTON ROMEO LEBLANC INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT (CYQM) (Weather - clear air turbulence (CAT)/turbulence)

A United Airlines, Inc. Boeing 777-300 (UAL40) from Newark, NJ (KEWR) to Rome, Italy (LIRF) reported moderate to severe turbulence at FL350. The aircraft did not change levels, but did deviate away from the storm. London, ON (XU) Flight Information Centre (FIC) advised. No impact on operations or injuries reported.

September 15, 2021

Incident at GREATER MONCTON ROMEO LEBLANC INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT

A Government of Canada, Department of National Defence, Lockheed P-3 (HNTR18) from Greenwood, NS (CYZX) to Greenwood, NS (CYZX) reported shutting down one engine and declared an emergency. The aircraft requested return CYZX. The flight landed at 2035Z with no impact on operations.

September 10, 2021

Incident at 45NM GREATER MONCTON ROMEO LEBLANC INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT (CYQM)

An Aviation Starlink Inc. Pilatus PC-12/47E (C-GOHI) from Montreal/Pierre Elliott Trudeau, QC (CYUL) to Moncton/Romeo Leblanc, NB (CYQM) reported an icing boot failure while inbound to CYQM. The aircraft requested to return to CYUL. No emergency declared, additional assistance required or impact to operations.

September 5, 2021

Incident at GREATER MONCTON ROMEO LEBLANC INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT

A Moncton Flight College Diamond DA 20-C1 (C-FXJD) from Moncton/Romeo LeBlanc, NB (CYQM) to Moncton/Romeo LeBlanc, NB (CYQM) broke the altitude restriction while inbound on the Robichaud arrival.

September 1, 2021

Incident at GREATER MONCTON ROMEO LEBLANC INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT (Bird presence)

A Moncton Flight College Piper PA-44-180 (C-FTUU) from Moncton/Romeo LeBlanc, NB (CYQM) to Moncton/Romeo LeBlanc, NB (CYQM) rejected its takeoff due to the presence of birds. No impact on operations.

September 7, 2021

Incident at GREATER MONCTON ROMEO LEBLANC INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT (FOD (foreign object debris))

A Provincial Airlines de Havilland DHC-8-300 (PVL903) from Moncton/Romeo LeBlanc, NB (CYQM) to Wabush, NL (CYWK) reported a possible bird strike on departure. An inspection found one dead seagull.

August 21, 2021

Incident at 30NM GREATER MONCTON ROMEO LEBLANC INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT (CYQM)

A 9316-5215 Quebec Inc. Cessna 182G (C-FPTW) from Quebec/Neuville, QC (CNV9) to Îles-de-la-Madeleine, QC (CYGR) had a "no radio" (NORDO) status, with no transmission (TX), within 25NM of Moncton/Romeo LeBlanc, NB (CYQM).

August 29, 2021

Incident at CHARLOTTETOWN AIRPORT

A Moncton Flight College Cessna 172M (C-GPBP) on an IFR flight from Moncton/Romeo Leblanc, NB (CYQM) to Moncton/Romeo Leblanc, NB (CYQM), while conducting an approach at Charlottetown, PE (CYYG), made its initial call when 10NM final for the runway.

August 15, 2021

Incident at 30NM N CHARLOTTETOWN AIRPORT (CYYG)

A privately registered Cessna 210B on a flight from Îles-de-la-Madeleine, QC (CYGR) experienced a radio failure 30NM North of Charlottetown, PE (CYYG). The pilot established contact with the London (YXU) flight information centre (FIC) via cellphone. The Moncton area control centre (QM ACC) relayed clearances via the YXU FIC and the aircraft diverted and landed safely at CYYG. No emergency declared and minor impact to operations due to the increased coordination required of the various agencies. (Duplicate AOR 276671-V1 / CADORS 2021A0497 deleted after information merge)
UPDATE: Duplicate AOR 276622-V3: A privately registered Cessna 210B from Îles-de-la-Madeleine, QC (CYGR) to Moncton/Romeo LeBlanc, NB (CYQM) lost its electronics when 30NM from Charlottetown, PE (CYYG), and diverted to CYYG. No impact to operations. (Duplicate AOR 276622-V3 / CADORS 2021A0523 deleted after information merge)

August 11, 2021

Incident at HALIFAX / STANFIELD INTL NS (CYHZ)

A Cargojet Airways Boeing 757-200 (CJT626) from Moncton/Romeo LeBlanc, NB (CYQM) to Halifax/Stanfield, NS (CYHZ) discontinued its approach for Runway 23 prior to the final approach fix (FAF) due to runway visual ranges (RVRs) A10 and B14 having a visibility of 1/4 SM with fog (FG). CJT626 eventually landed on Runway 23 at 0758Z. No impact on operations.

August 10, 2021

Incident at GREATER MONCTON ROMEO LEBLANC INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT

A Moncton Flight College Diamond DA 20-C1 (C-FRIZ) from Moncton/Romeo LeBlanc, NB (CYQM) to Moncton/Romeo LeBlanc, NB (CYQM) broke the altitude restriction when inbound to CYQM on the Salisbury arrival.

August 7, 2021

Incident at GREATER MONCTON ROMEO LEBLANC INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT

A privately registered Cessna 182E from Moncton/Romeo LeBlanc, NB (CYQM) to Moncton/Romeo LeBlanc, NB (CYQM) rejected its takeoff due to an avionics issue. No impact on operations.

July 24, 2021

Incident at GREATER MONCTON ROMEO LEBLANC INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT

A privately registered, amateur-built Vans RV-9A from Havelock, NB (CCS5) to Moncton/Romeo LeBlanc, NB (CYQM) had its canopy pop open while inbound to the airport, causing communication problems with air traffic control (ATC).

Incident at GREATER MONCTON ROMEO LEBLANC INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT

A Moncton Flight College Diamond DA 20-C1 (C-FNIN) from Moncton/Romeo LeBlanc, NB (CYQM) to Moncton/Romeo LeBlanc, NB (CYQM) departed from Runway 24 for training area 3C. The pilot made a right turn without permission and then, when given the Memramcook departure, broke the altitude restriction.

August 1, 2021

Incident at ST. JOHN'S INTL NL (CYYT)

The pilot of a Government Of Canada, Department Of Transport de Havilland DHC-8-102 (C-GCFJ/TGO950) from Moncton/Romeo LeBlanc, NB (CYQM) to St. Johns, NL (CYYT) reported an orange/red drone approximately 200 feet below them, on the left side, when 2 statute miles final for Runway 29.

July 20, 2021

Incident at 40NM GREATER MONCTON ROMEO LEBLANC INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT (CYQM) (ELT)

An emergency locator transmitter (ELT) signal was reported by a Government of Canada, Department of National Defence Lockheed P-3 (HNTR18) from Greenwood, NS (CYZX) to Greenwood, NS (CYZX). The Joint Rescue Coordination Centre (JRCC) Halifax was advised and, after discussion, the source of the ELT signal was determined to be an unregistered Emergency Position Indicating Radio Beacon (EPIRB). No emergency or impact to operations.

July 14, 2021

Incident at GREATER MONCTON ROMEO LEBLANC INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT

A Moncton Flight College Cessna 172M (C-GPBP) from Moncton/Romeo Leblanc, NB (CYQM) to Moncton/Romeo Leblanc, NB (CYQM) experienced a rough running engine on departure. The aircraft returned to the airport and landed without further issue.

July 12, 2021

Incident at GREATER MONCTON ROMEO LEBLANC INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT

A Moncton Flight College Diamond DA 20-C1 (C-GPUX) from Moncton/Romeo Leblanc, NB (CYQM) to Moncton/Romeo Leblanc, NB (CYQM) encountered wake turbulence on final and deviated course. The other aircraft was a Cargojet Airways Ltd. Boeing 767-300 (CJT621) from St. Johns, NL (CYYT) to Moncton/Romeo Leblanc, NB (CYQM). No impact on operations.

July 13, 2021

Incident at FREDERICTON INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT

A Moncton Flight College Diamond DA 20-C1 (C-FNHO) was on a flight plan from Moncton/Romeo Leblanc, NB (CYQM) to Fredericton, NB (CYFC) to Saint John, NB (CYSJ), returning to CYQM. After leaving the Fredericton control zone, the aircraft was observed entering CYR724 at 0146Z. Gagetown Range Control conducted a check fire and the aircraft exited the restricted airspace at 0148Z.

July 12, 2021

Incident at J.A. DOUGLAS MCCURDY SYDNEY AIRPORT

A Moncton Flight College Cessna 172M (C-GPBP) from Moncton/Romeo Leblanc, NB (CYQM) to Sydney/J.A. Douglas McCurdy, NS (CYQY), inbound to CYQY, was capable of "transmit only". The pilot stated their intentions to land on Runway 36. The aircraft arrived at 1743Z. No impact to airport operations.

July 7, 2021

Incident at GREATER MONCTON ROMEO LEBLANC INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT

A Nuave Aerial Services Inc. Cirrus SR22 (C-GZZG) from Greenwood, NS (CYZX) to Moncton/Romeo LeBlanc, QC (CYQM) reported smoke in the cockpit after completing a touch-and-go at CYQM. The aircraft cancelled its IFR clearance and landed safely at 1912Z. No emergency declared and no impact to operations.

Incident at GREATER MONCTON ROMEO LEBLANC INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT

An Exploits Valley Air Services Beech 1900D (C-GERI/EV173) from Deer Lake, NL (CYDF) to Moncton/Romeo Leblanc, NB (CYQM) reported a landing gear issue on approach to CYQM. The aircraft entered a hold and resolved the issue. Emergency vehicles were on standby. No emergency declared. No impact to operations.

June 30, 2021

Incident at GREATER MONCTON ROMEO LEBLANC INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT

An Exploits Valley Air Services Beech 1900D (C-GERI/EV173) from Deer Lake, NL (CYDF) to Moncton/Romeo LeBlanc, NB (CYQM) reported a bird strike during its landing roll out on Runway 29. No impact on operations.

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